Category: TYPES OF GARDENS

May 18, 2018 Best landscape design

This term usually includes Chinese and Japanese gardens, although, strictly speaking, the Persian ones that have had so much influence on subsequent Moorish architecture should also be included. The first certain description of the Chinese gardens we find in 1685, in a book by Sir William Tempie who, having been ambassador to Holland, had undoubtedly…

May 13, 2018 Landscape designer Doha

A tradition far removed from the formal garden of the oasis had evolved in China and was already established during the Han dynasty (140-87 BC). One of his distant heirs was destined one day to fertilize the West in turn and to influence not only the English landscape gardens and the Jardins chinois-anglais, but also…

April 25, 2018 Best landscape design

The rock garden, in its most common sense, is often confused with the alpine garden which is instead much more specialized. In Italy, it often takes on another form, peculiar to the coasts: that is, it is the solution to extremely steep soils near the sea. In the two cases the plants used will obviously…

March 14, 2018 Best landscape design

In history, there were two major types of productive gardens, at the low end, we had the cottage gardens and some small areas of private gardens where produce was grown to complement food sources and also as a hobby. On the high end, we had large Victorian gardens with massive walls that supplied vegetables, fruits…

February 18, 2018 Best landscape design

The owners of this garden wished to create a simple space for the whole family, with beautiful plants, a corner for children to play and a large dining area. It was also important to take into account the new glass extension of the house, which unified the interior with the exterior. In this garden project…